Microsoft's latest 10-K form submission to the SEC reveals that the company sold 13.8 million Lumia handsets during its 2016 fiscal year, which means that it sold just 1.2 million units last quarter.
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After releasing Windows 10 build 14393.5 for PC and Mobile to the Release Preview ring today, users of unsupported Windows phones will no longer be able to use it to upgrade to Windows 10 Mobile.
Microsoft has released another update to its Windows Device Recovery Tool, adding support for a range of third-party devices, including those from BLU, XOLO, Micromax, Freetel, Diginnos, and more.
There's been much conjecture around Amazon's decision to pull its app from Windows phones, leading many to think it was abandoning Microsoft's mobile devices. As it turns out, they're just rebuilding.
97% of active Windows phones are still Lumias; the Lumia 535 is the most popular; and 25% of handsets in Germany are on Windows 10 Mobile - these are just a few insights from the latest AdDuplex data.
In a statement to Neowin, Microsoft has refused to acknowledge any efforts to bring Pokémon GO to Windows devices, stating that the company values quality of apps on Windows 10 over quantity.
Microsoft is dropping Skype support for older versions of Android, and as it focuses its development efforts on the Skype UWP app for Windows 10, older Windows Phone handsets will be left behind too.
It's been six months since I ditched Windows phones and hitched my wagon to Android. Here's what you should expect, along with some thoughts on switching back and the future of Windows 10 Mobile.
Microsoft's latest earnings report reveals that its phone revenues fell by 71% year-over-year - but unlike in previous quarters, the company has chosen not to reveal exactly how many handsets it sold.
In what appears to be a final email to customers, Amazon has informed Windows phone users that it'll be retiring its app on August 15 - a bit later than the previously reported date of July 25.
After nearly 70,000 people signed a petition to persuade Niantic to bring Pokemon GO to Windows phone devices, a Microsoft support representative claims that the company is working on it.
While the Windows Store does offer some fantastic titles to users, we take a look at the the top five Android games we wish were available on Windows Phone devices.
After earlier reports of Netflix removing its apps for Windows devices, the company has confirmed that it has no intention of removing the apps. In fact, they're available in the Store right now.
The latest Kantar Worldpanel data shows considerable year-over-year gains for Android in several key markets around the world. iOS share dipped slightly, but Windows phone sales fell further.
The Nokia Lumia 1020 just turned three years old. Still a legendary device in many Windows phone circles, let's take a look at the time that Windows Phone 8 got a 41MP Pureview camera.
The Lumia 850 was cancelled by Microsoft and never (officially) saw the light of day, but that hasn't stopped some fans from getting their hands on a working prototype to show us what could have been.
Rovio has announced that it is ending support for Windows phones and PC platforms, in an effort to shift focus to developing for Android and iOS, which will be kept "supported and updated".
Microsoft has rolled out its latest update to the Windows Device Recovery Tool, bumping it up to version 3.7.18601 with support for four more handsets, including the VAIO Phone Biz and the NuAns NEO.
CNN will be the latest company to kill its Windows Phone 8.1 app, as it plans to retire it on July 18. The app has already been removed from the Windows Store, as has the Windows app.
After officially ending support for its Windows Phone 8.1 app yesterday, some users are seeing a message that the payment company is working on a new app for the platform, likely Windows 10 Mobile.
Rumors that a Snapchat app might finally land on Windows 10 Mobile were seemingly confirmed a couple of days ago. Now a Microsoft Support agent is giving us a second confirmation - but is it true?
After pulling its app from the Windows Store earlier this month, Amazon will be killing off its Windows Phone app. Those using the Windows 8.1 version of the app can still download and use it.
Just a week ago, it was reported that a Steam Authenticator app might be in development for Windows Phone and Windows 10 Mobile, and now an official Steam app has been listed in the Windows Store.
After announcing a new Windows 10 app yesterday, the future of Roku's apps for Microsoft's older platforms was uncertain. The company has now confirmed that it will still support its legacy apps.
After supporting Windows Phone for more than two years, Kiloo has ended support for popular endless runner, Subway Surfer. However, fret not, a Windows 10 Mobile version is in the works.
According to a piece of code found at GitHub, Valve might finally be developing a Steam Authenticator app for Windows devices. However, there has been no official statement from the company itself.
You can now get a free Lumia 950, as well as other goodies and discounts, when you purchase a Lumia 950 XL. The offer is available in Canada and the US and runs until June 27th.
Some users reported seeing ads from Opera's partners in its new Mini browser, even with the new ad-blocker switched on. Opera has told Neowin that this was an accident, which has now been corrected.
Despite saying in April that it was planning no further updates beyond bug fixes and security patches for its browser on Windows phones, Opera has now updated the app with a new native ad blocker.
Kantar's figures show Windows phone sales market share continuing to fall. Indeed, it asserts that Microsoft's mobile OS is now "exiting the market", leaving iOS and Android to fight for customers.
Amazon has officially pulled the plug on its Windows Phone app. Those who already have the app can still use it, and the Windows 8 app is still available for download for everyone.
From bigger tweets and smaller prices, to Android updates, Windows 10 upgrades, fruity hearsay, Edge extensions, and PlayStation proliferation, it's our regular roundup of the week's top tech news.
New details have emerged on Microsoft's plans for the mobile market. In a leaked memo, it says it will only offer its future Windows 10 Mobile devices in 18 markets, primarily targeting businesses.
PayPal has issued a statement that all users must be using version 6.0 of the firm's app by June 30. Any older version will no longer work, which includes Windows Phone, BlackBerry, and Fire OS.
Microsoft has confirmed that a large number of employees will lose their jobs as the company further scales back its efforts in the mobile space, and it will also take a $950m 'impairment' charge.
While the Windows Store does not offer a lot of apps and games compared to Google Play or Apple's App Store, these are some of the best games you can play on your Windows 10 Mobile right now.
From OnePlus 3 and Xbox 95, to Microsoft's Health, Amazon's big failures, Nokia's smartphone resurgence, and Google's (not so) fine in Europe, it's our regular roundup of the week's top tech news.
Windows phones now account for just 0.7% of the worldwide smartphone market - down from 2.5% a year ago - and it appears that as few as 100,000 non-Lumia Windows phones were sold in Q1 of this year.
The latest monthly AdDuplex report indicates further modest growth for Windows 10 Mobile - but Microsoft's Lumia range continues to account for over 97% of all Windows handsets in use.
From Gboard and Cardboard, to Salesfarce, Mario Minecraft, Mi to the Max, Windows phone sales wipeout, and Microsoft's Nokia feature phone finale, it's our regular roundup of the week's top tech news.
Kantar Worldpanel's latest figures show that Windows phone sales plummeted by over 50% in five key EU markets in the first three months of the year - but Android sales are rising around the world.
AdDuplex has published its findings for this month's breakdown of Windows handset usage. Windows 10 Mobile keeps growing, while there is a new holder for the title of 'most popular Windows phone'.
Microsoft has announced that Skype has now been downloaded over one billion times on iOS, Android and Windows mobile devices, just over three months after reaching 750 million mobile downloads.
More photos have been published of McLaren, the cancelled Nokia Windows Phone flagship that would have replaced the Lumia 1020, with a Full HD screen, Snapdragon 800 processor and rumored 50MP camera.
No surprises here, but last quarter was another disastrous one for the Lumia range. Microsoft sold just 2.3m smartphones, plummeting by 49% compared with the previous quarter, and 73% year-over-year.
Opera says its Windows Phone team are "now dedicating their time to our other apps on iOS and Android", and that it's focusing on the platforms "where our strengths and biggest user communities are".
It's been a month since Microsoft announced the start of its official rollout of Windows 10 Mobile for some of its older Windows Phones. Have you upgraded your handset yet - and if not, why not?
Mojang has announced that it plans to launch Realms, a service to play Minecraft online with friends in a more interactive way, on Android, iOS, Windows 10 and Windows Phone devices soon.
Microsoft's @LumiaVoices account, the "home of people who do wonderful things with technology" in the Windows phone community, is being shut down today, along with the wider Lumia Voices program.
Earlier today, Reddit finally announced the release of its official app for iOS and Android. After being asked, a spokesman for the firm stated there are no plans to make an app for Windows phones.